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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 10 December 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Flurries.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 10 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 10 December 2016
Monday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to easterly 35 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind westerly 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5035N 5920W to 5115N 5750W
to 5105N 5720W to 5040N 5730W to Newfoundland near 5035N 5725W. Sea
ice north and east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4830N 6415W to 4645N
6435W to New Brunswick near 4610N 6355W. Sea ice north and east of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5037N 5610W to 5045N 5200W to 5500N 5300W to 6000N 5900W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5030N 5932W to 4945N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4945N 5750W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 10 December 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. AST today quasi-stationary low 956 mb located northeast
of Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located near the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:17 PM AST 10 December 2016 An intense low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland will remain
nearly stationary through the forecast period. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies will persist over most of the district tonight and
Sunday.

Cold temperatures in the strong northwesterly flow over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence will give freezing spray tonight and Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Cabot Strait. Marine interests are also advised that
freezing spray warnings are in effect for Northumberland Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

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